State v. Flatt
State of North Dakota, Plaintiff and Appellee
Lucas Flatt, Defendant and Appellant
Southeast Judicial District,
Judge John E. Greenwood
|Nature of Action:||Sexual Offense|
|Term:||04/2007  Argument: 04/18/2007|
|ND cite:||2007 ND 98|
733 N.W.2d 608
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Appellant's Statement of the Issues:|
I.Whether ameliorating changes in criminal statutes apply to pending prosecutions even in the alleged conduct occurred prior to the effective date of the legislation.
II.Whether the failure to amend the information to include an essential element of the offense constitutes reversible error.
III.Whether the failure of the jury to find an essential element of the offense beyond a reasonable doubt constitutes reversible error.
IV.Whether the proper remedy in the case is arrest of judgment.
Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
I. Flatt's Motion to Arrest Judgment was not timely .
II. The trial court applied the ameliorating legislation to this case and appropriately sentenced Flatt for a class C felony.
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|1||11/17/2006 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 11/09/2006|
|2||11/17/2006 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 11/09/2006|
|3||12/06/2006 RECORD ON APPEAL W/SEPARATES (ENTRY NOS. 21,26,28,30,34-36,38,44)|
|4||12/28/2006 TRANSCRIPT DATED April 24, 2006|
|5||12/29/2006 DISK - TRA dated April 24, 2006|
|6||02/06/2007 APPELLANT BRIEF (e-filed)|
|7||02/06/2007 E-FILED BRIEF (ATB)|
|8||02/06/2007 APPELLANT APPENDIX (e-filed) PDF|
|9||02/06/2007 E-FILED APPENDIX|
|10||02/08/2007 Rec'd $25 surcharge for ATB (Receipt #17268)|
|11||02/12/2007 Corrections to Appendix and corrected certificate of service filed|
|12||02/13/2007 Rec'd 7 copies of ATB and 6 copies of ATA from Central Duplicating.|
|13||03/07/2007 APPELLEE BRIEF and Affidavit of Service by Mail|
|14||03/07/2007 Addendum (attached to AEB)|
|15||03/07/2007 DISK - AEB (emailed)|
|16||03/08/2007 Table of Contents for Addendum|
|17||04/18/2007 APPEARANCES:Ross W. Brandborg; Jonathan R. Byers|
|18||04/18/2007 ARGUED: Brandborg; Byers|
|19||04/18/2007 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST|
|20||06/26/2007 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED|
|21||06/26/2007 SPLIT OPINION: Kapsner, Carol Ronning|
|22||06/26/2007 (CONCURRING SPECIALLY): Sandstrom, Dale V.: CONCUR|
|23||06/27/2007 Judgment E-Mailed to Parties|
|25||07/23/2007 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|